DOHA, March 8, (KUNA): A commemorative shield of Sabah Al-Ahmad Corridor project reflects the civilization of Qatar and the architectural renaissance it is witnessing, as well as depth of historical relations between the two countries.
The shield includes a picture of the late Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Kuwait and Qatar flags in addition to the cable-stayed bridge, which is part of that corridor as its first and longest cable stayed bridge in Qatar.
His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, received the shield a few days ago from Qatar, presented to Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Ali Al-Sabah, during the project inauguration ceremony in Doha.
The Sabah Al-Ahmad Corridor was opened on February 24 of this year, it was built in appreciation of Kuwait late Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
The corridor links nearly 15 highways among vital economic, commercial, educational and health facilities in Doha including Hamad International Airport. It spans across the city from the south to the north to connect more than 25 neighborhoods with high population density. The landmark project includes the first suspended causeway in the State of Qatar, which is 1,200 meters long, and a 2.6 km.-long overpass; the country’s longest.
By Nawaf Al-Deqbasi